Aug 25, 2013 - How Tar Sands Threaten Our Communities
When: Sunday, August 25 -- 2pm
Where: East York Civic Centre, 850 Coxwell Ave., Toronto
Featured speaker: Ben Powless, Mohawk environmental advocate organizing Ottawa's community campaign against tar sands pipeline. Ben works extensively with the Indigenous Environmental Networks on climate policy.
... along with East End Toronto community voices.
Meeting begins with a short video on tar sands.
Concern is growing. Word is getting out about Enbridge Corp.'s plan to convert an aging cross-Toronto pipeline (Line 9) to transport a toxic mixture of bitumen (tar) and chemicals.